Phoenix Law Enforcement Association

PLEA Charities Supports the Emerald Society

The Arizona Law Enforcement Emerald Society is hosting their Annual Golf Tournament on September 29, 2018 at the Stone Creek Golf Course in Northeast Phoenix.  They are a non-profit 501(c)(3) which provides financial and other support to law enforcement personnel …

NAPO Speaks out on Continued NFL Anthem Protests

On August 13, 2018, the National Association of Police Organizations (NAPO), of which PLEA is a member, sent a Letter to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to protest the continuing disrespect for American Police Officers.

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PLEA Holds its Second Annual Back to School Event

On Friday, August 10, 2018, PLEA held its second annual Back to School Event beginning at Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary School, located at 4615 South 22nd Street.  Backpacks containing regular markers, Expo dry erase markers, highlighters, pencils, scissors, glue …

Victims Fund or Criminals Fund?

The following article was penned by PLEA President Ken Crane in response to activists who have advocated at City Council meetings for the establishment of a victims fund. 

For years now, a handful of radical community groups have worked hard …

Staffing Update!

PLEA has been told that the Department has hired approximately 300 new officers in the last year.  Great news, right?   The problem?  291 left the department in the same time frame leaving us with a net gain of nine officers.  

Joint PLEA/PPD Blood Drive a Success!

Over the course of two days, Monday, July 30 and Tuesday, July 31st, PLEA in partnership with the PPD held a blood drive in honor of Phoenix Officer Shawn George who was involved in an on duty traffic collision on …

PLEA Assists St. Vincent de Paul

When it comes to charitable organizations, the St. Vincent de Paul  organization and food bank is one of the more well known.  Their food bank program provides for the needy and less fortunate not only in the Phoenix metropolitan area …

PLEA Endorses Dr. Steve Ferrara for CD9

PLEA recently met on two separate occasions with Congressional district 9 candidate Dr. Steve Ferrara.  PLEA, which represents approximately 2500 rank and file police officers and detectives,  along with our state group the APA, after vetting Dr. Ferrara, were proud …